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Adventure, Features, Genre, PC, Reviews
RipTen Review: The Inner World (PC)

The Inner World reaches into a particular piece of nostalgia in my mind that I don’t think about much: 90′s cartoons. more…

Action, Adventure, Features, PC, PlayStation 3, Reviews, Sandbox, Third Person, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Saints Row IV (PC)

When it comes to Saints Row, there’s not many words you can use to truly describe the franchise. Unique is about as accurate more…

DLC, Features, First Person Shooter, PC, PlayStation 3, Reviews, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Borderlands 2: “Tiny Tina’s Assault on Dragon Keep” (PC)

The twin joys of D&D nerdery and automatic weaponry come together at last in Tiny Tina’s Assault on Dragon Keep. I knew more…

Features, Previews, Survival, XBL Arcade
Slouching Onward: State of Decay Impressions

It’s difficult to write about Undead Labs’ State of Decay concisely, as it’s a game that defies the concept. On its more…

Features, Kinect, Microsoft, News, Xbox 360, Xbox One
Xbox One-Eighty: Microsoft Regional/Used Game Restrictions & Online Requirements Reversed

Following a harsh backlash from the video gaming community, Microsoft has decided to step back from their online connectivity more…

Features, News, Xbox One
Xbox the Amish – Microsoft Brand Readjustment

Many believe that Microsoft’s latest console, the Xbox One, is forcing the future of technology. There is no better way to more…

Features, News, PlayStation 4, Third Person, Xbox One
Insomniac’s Ted Price Explains Sunset Overdrive “Only on Xbox One” E3 Statement

While on stage at the Microsoft E3 2013 press conference, President and CEO of Insomniac Studios, Ted Price, said more…

Features, Industry-News, PlayStation, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Sony, Video
Sony E3 2013 Press Conference: A Stunning Blow

Conventional wisdom among the gaming press said that last night was going to be the one where the other foot dropped for more…

Features, News, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
Madden 25 Connected Franchise Will ‘Transition in Full’ to Xbox One and PS4

I remember buying and booting up the Xbox 360 version of  Madden NFL 06 at launch and wishing I hadn’t. While the title more…

Editorials, Features, Microsoft, News, PlayStation 4, Sony, Xbox One
Next-Gen Or No Gen?

I’d like to preface what I’ve written here by saying that this is not a scathing attack on Microsoft, the Xbox One, or any of more…

Features, Genre, GOD game, indie, PC, Previews
When Giants Walked The Earth: Reus Impressions

When I came upon Reus while scrounging the internet, I was charmed. The trailer I saw focused on the game’s protagonists: more…

Features, Genre, indie, PC, Previews, Puzzle
Rolling In A Lonely Paradise: An InFlux Preview

InFlux is a surprisingly soothing game. Maybe it’s the blue hue and light emanating from the metal sphere that serves as more…

Editorials, Features, News
NFL Video Game Character Draft

The NFL Draft is a yearly event that ushers in new players across the league and while the NCAA has some more…

Blogroll, Features
This Soon-To-Be Father Wants Gears For Baby

With a baby on the way, I must admit that my thought process is a bit skewed right now. For example, today I started to think more…

Features, News, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Fly Over Batman: Arkham Origins Gotham City, 3D Model Generated in Google Sketchup

I’m a big superhero video game fanatic and with Batman: Arkham Origins announced I couldn’t help myself from trying to see more…